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Vegetarian Ancestors Affect Your Cancer Risk
Those with gene mutation could overload on fatty acids
- You've probably never given thought to what your ancestors stuffed down their gullets. Now might be the time. In a new study in
Molecular Biology and Evolution
, Cornell University researchers explain that people who come from a line of mostly plant eaters likely carry a gene mutation used to...
Scientists: Here's What Fat Truly Tastes Like
It's in a class all its own, dubbed oleogustus, and disgusting
- Ponder the taste of fat for a minute. Is your mouth watering? It shouldn't be. While the closest you've probably come to eating pure fat was on an untrimmed steak, Purdue University researchers have isolated the taste of fat for the first time—and folks, it isn't...
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